The Department of Family Medicine and Public Health at the University of California, San Diego (http://fmph.ucsd.edu) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and has occasional openings for temporary non-tenure track lecturers (Unit 18) for Academic years 20/21 and 21/22.
The Public Health faculty, staff, and programs of Family Medicine and Public Health will soon transfer to the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and appointment may be in the new School. The School will have approximately 80 salaried faculty, over 150 staff, and be comprised of faculty coming from divisions of Behavioral Medicine, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Epidemiology, Global Health, Health Policy, and Preventive Medicine. The Department has strong collaborative research programs facilitated by Research Centers of Excellence focused on Wireless and Population Health Systems, Health Promotion and Equity, Women's Health, Tobacco Control, Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Prevention, and Integrative Health.
Courses in which lecturers may be needed include BS undergraduate and graduate courses including but not limited to:
BS: FMPH 40 - Introduction to Public Health FMPH 101 - Epidemiology FMPH 110 - Health Behavior and Chronic Diseases FMPH 120 - Health Policies for Healthy Lifestyles FMPH 130 - Environmental and Occupational Health FMPH 193,194 - Public Health Capstone sequence FMPH 196a,b,c - Honors Program sequence
MPH: FMPH 401 - Introduction to Epidemiology FMPH 402 - Introduction to Health Behavior FMPH 403 - Public Health Research Methods FMPH 404 - Environmental Health FMPH 405 - Health Policy and Management FMPH 406 - Scientific Writing FMPH 410 - Health Behavior Interventions FMPH 411 - Measurement and Program Evaluation FMPH 412 - Scale Development for Behavioral Health Measurement FMPH 413 - Ethics in Public Health Research/Practice FMPH 415 - Advanced Epidemiological Methods FMPH 416 - Environmental Epidemiology FMPH 417 - Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology FMPH 418 - Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases FMPH 467 - Cancer: Cause and Prevention
Candidates must have a doctoral degree in Public Health or a related field completed by the date of appointment or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Candidates with prior research or practice experience relevant to the course(s) to which they are applying to teach and/or prior college level teaching experience are preferred, experience can be as a teaching assistant.
Appointees must comply with Department / School and University instructions, deadlines and policies regarding course scheduling, and are expected to be flexible with regards to the scheduling of their classes to accommodate the limited space availability for classrooms during standard business hours. Public Health courses will be offered in person, remotely, or a combination thereof at the discretion and need of the School or University. Appointments may be part or full time, for 1, 2, or 3 classes per quarter and 1, 2, or 3 quarters in duration in an academic year. In the application, specify the courses or academic area(s) in which you are qualified to teach. We are especially interested in recruiting candidates committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and who will make a strong and meaningful contribution to the development of a campus climate that supports that commitment.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
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